You can’t heal her – the daughter, niece or neighbor who is trying to fill the hole in her soul with food, sex, drugs, clothes, cutting.
You can’t bring them back – the mother, sister, or best friend you lost. The brother, uncle, father who was taken from you too early, unfairly, heartbreakingly.
You can’t set them free – the archeology professor who is detained and imprisoned in Iran, the innocent journalist who was beheaded in Syria.
But you can free yourself. You can recover, rebuild, heal. You can bring yourself back.
You may be powerless to change the lives of the sad or depressed people you know, the self-destructive girls in your city and country, or the oppressed women in Iran…but you have access to all the power you need to change your own life.
You are as powerful as you choose to be. You can show up in your own life, heal your broken heart, and take action. You can create a fulfilling, meaningful life.
Millions of women don’t have any opportunities to choose, grow, move, or breathe freely…but you do. Millions of women are shrouded, oppressed, silenced and trapped…but you aren’t.
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She Blossoms This Week
4 Ways to Come Alive When You Feel Dead Inside – If you’re brave enough to say “I feel dead inside”, you’ll find you’re not alone. Last month 72,000 people searched for ways to come alive – and the number is increasing. More and more people are seeking deep meaning and purpose in their lives.
How to Stand Up for Yourself – and Blossom! Learn how to stand up for yourself without alienating your loved ones, coworkers, neighbours, or pets. I’ve got quotes from Martha Beck and a story about being called something I don’t like by a man I love.
5 Ideas for Creating a Better Life – These tips on how to create a better life are limited by only one thing: the boundaries of your own imagination. Why? Because a better life begins and ends with you.
Blossoming in Your Relationship
What to Do About Your Relationship Problems – If you can solve other people’s problems but you don’t know what to do about your own relationship problems – you’re normal! Solving problems in our relationships is never easy, because we’re caught smack dab in the middle of it all.
How to Stop Going Back and Forth in Your Relationship – The only thing worse than you going back and forth in your relationship is when your partner can’t decide if he wants to be with you. Here’s how to make a decision about your relationship, how to stop going back and forth, and how to find peace with the decision you make.
Help Getting Over a Breakup: How to Change Your Story – You need help getting over a breakup, and the tired old tips aren’t working. Try this instead: learn how to change your story so you can change your perspective of your relationship, your self, and your life. This can help you heal.
May the peace and joy of God, which surpasses all understanding, guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. And may you Blossom!
Laurie's "She Blossoms" Books
Growing Forward When You Can't Go Back offers hope, encouragement, and strength for women walking through loss. My Blossom Tips are fresh and practical - they stem from my own experiences with a schizophrenic mother, foster homes, a devastating family estrangement, and infertility.
How to Let Go of Someone You Love: Powerful Secrets (and Practical Tips!) for Healing Your Heart is filled with comforting and healthy breakup advice. The Blossom Tips will help you loosen unhealthy attachments to the past, seal your heart with peace, and move forward with joy.
When You Miss Him Like Crazy: 25 Lessons to Move You From Broken to Blossoming After a Breakup will help you refocus your life, re-create yourself, and start living fully again! Your spirit will rise and you'll blossom into who you were created to be.